Water Resources Summary WRS-14

AGC/AGS Series Water Resources Summary
Number Series WRS-14
Title Use of Water in Arkansas, 1980
Author (s) T.W. Holland and A.H. Ludwig
Date 1981
General Description

This report contains statistical information relating to water use in Arkansas. The principle categories of water use, other than hydroelectric energy generation, are public supply, self-supplied industrial use, rural domestic and livestock use, irrigation, fish and minnow farming, water for wild life impoundments, and thermoelectric-energy generation.

The report includes:

  • A figure displaying the relative daily use of water in Arkansas in 1980 by use categories
  • A table giving use and consumption of water in 1980 by use category
  • A map showing the use of ground and surface water in million gallons per day
  • A table of water use by categories in Arkansas counties
  • A table of consumption of water by counties by surface and ground water
  • A map displaying generalized hydrologic map units of Arkansas
  • A table of industrial and commercial water use by county
  • A table depicting use of water to generate electric energy by county
  • A table displaying changes in water use by use category from 1975 to 1980
  • A map showing changes in water use by county from 1975 to 1980
  • A table presenting withdrawls of ground water from aquifers by county in 1980

*Includes: 29 pages, 4 figures, 10 tables

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Contact Information

Arkansas Geological Survey
3815 West Roosevelt Road
Little Rock, AR 72204
(501) 296-1877 or (501) 296-1878